Finding the right equipment can make life easier for you. Take a look below at some of the options available to you.
For each item there is a description of how it helps you and a link to where you could purchase one from. Local suppliers can be found here.
Attaches to a bed and offers support to a person when trying to climb in and out of bed. Some rails are not suitable for use on slatted beds therefore always check the suitability of rail.
Fit underneath a bed in order to raise the height of it. Some raisers require the castors of the bed to be removed whereas others the castors will fit into.
A smooth board that enables a person to slide from one surface to another. The surfaces need to be at equal heights.
Comfortable and hygienic pillows and cushions
Covers and protectors for your bed
Continence protection for the bed
Attaches under the legs or castors at the end of a bed and allows you to pull yourself upright into a sitting position without assistance
To help you sit comfortably in bed
Tray and overbed tables ideal for eating, drinking and other activities in bed
Includes dementia care day/night clocks and bed shaker alarm clocks
Helpful for anyone with limited vision helping to relieve eyestrain and headaches
To be used with bed rails to help prevent entrapment and reduce risk of injury from the rails
Helps people with limited strength or difficulty bending to pull on socks, stockings or tights more easily